Patient Care Resources
Visit our Patient Care Resources section for information on what to expect during your stay, and other resources to care for patients.
Please join us in our efforts to care for your family member or friend through extending only brief visits as they continue their healing process. We appreciate and encourage the close supervision of small children, for their own safety and for the comfort of our patients. Check with your nurse for unit-specific guidelines.
Well visitors only, please. Protect your loved one by staying home if you are or have recently been sick. If you have been exposed to a contagious illness such as chicken pox, measles, mumps, pertussis (whooping cough), tuberculosis, or rubella a visit to the hospital is strongly discouraged. In complying with these guidelines This will help our patients and your loved ones avoid infections that could jeopardize their recovery.
Newborn Intensive Care Unit. Visitors are welcome at the invitation of the parents at any time around the clock, excluding 6:30 to 7 a.m. and 6:30 to 7 p.m., when nurses do reports and care preparation. Siblings with current immunizations are welcome on weekends and holidays.
Intensive Care Unit. Immediate family members over the age of 10 are welcome at any time around the clock, but may want to avoid the time between 7 to 8:30 a.m. and 7 to 8:30 p.m. when nurses do reports and care preparation.
Visiting at Night. Please be aware most outside doors are locked after 6 p.m. To visit after that time, enter through the main entrance or Emergency Room and check in with hospital security.
Women and Newborn Unit Visitation Guidelines for the 2012-2013 Flu Season.
- No children under the age of fourteen except siblings. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
- Visitors must check in with hospital personnel prior to entering the unit.
- All visitors should be free of signs or symptoms of infectious disease
- All visitors need to remain in patient rooms for visiting. If waiting to see a patient, please use our lobby area outside the locked doors.
Newborn Intensive Care Unit. Due to the start of flu and RSV season we are unable to allow siblings of babies into the unit.